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Accession number 2010.001
Object ID 2010.001.023
Collection African
Object Name Sheath
Other Name Civic Center
Description Leather covered wood sword sheath with geometric design, plant and fiber covered "button"; braided leather straps connected with woven fabric and plant fiber; leather is sewn together with a sinew.
Place of Origin Africa
Material leather, wood, plant fiber, fabric
Credit line Civic Center Museum Collection, African American Museum in Philadelphia
Source Civic Center Museum